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Tuesday Nights in 1980 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501121043
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - April 5th, 2016

Molly Prentiss NAILS the art scene in New York-1980. Artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Julian Schnabel, Keith Haring are just starting to make it big in the exploding art/money world of downtown New York. Her main characters; an Argentinian painter fleeing the turmoil of the Dirty War and a brilliant arts writer gifted with synesthesia are unforgettable. I couldn't put this down and finished it in two big gulps.